Category: Identity in Christ

Mountain Top or Valley, God is Still With Me

Even when I walk through the darkest valley, I will not be afraid, for you are close beside me. Your rod and your staff protect and comfort me. Psalm 23:4 1. The Valley Throughout life, we all, no matter who we are, go through “valley of death” times. We can’t plan in advance for a

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No More Shame

Shame: Shame is that little voice inside that constantly whispers: “There’s something wrong with me” “I wish I’d never done that” “If people really knew who I am they’d walk away from me“ “My sins are too big to be forgiven” “God couldn’t really love me” When we entertain these thoughts, they take root and

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Restored. Refilled. Reloaded.

My attention was captivated by a small advert I saw for a very striking necklace made from empty bullet shells. My first thought was,”how could something so beautiful have been made from something as horrible as a bullet?” Ethiopian farmers today are plagued with old bullet casings, from so many past conflicts. These litter miles

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God is The One Who Sustains Me

“To whom will you compare me? Who is my equal?” asks the Holy One.” Isaiah‬ ‭40:25‬ ‭ The Lord wanted Isaiah to convey to the people the irony of carrying into captivity gods they had made with their own hands, expecting those self-made gods to protect, help, inspire and comfort them. “Both the idols and

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“Those Who Look to Him for help will be radiant with joy!”

“Those who look to him for help will be radiant with joy; no shadow of shame will darken their faces.” Psalm 34:5 Yesterday my hubby and I were sitting in a coffee shop enjoying our usual Saturday morning pot of tea and people watching. Just across from us, two young guys stopped and each took

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The Man Who Walked With God

“After he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked with God for 300 years, and he had other sons and daughters. The entire lifetime of Enoch was 365 years. Enoch walked with God, and then he disappeared because God took him away.” ‭‭Genesis‬ ‭5:22-24‬ ‭NET‬‬ The Man Who Walked With God What a way to

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